Committed to the cause of women empowerment through education, DAV College for Women, is playing a crucial role in the border town of Ferozepur.
Managed by expert and eminent stalwarts in the educational arena and under the aegis of DAV College Managing Committee, New Delhi, the college is founded on a sound educational philosophy. Its main thrust is on value-based, quality education for the holistic development of its students.
Ever since its inception in 1969, this college has made a steady and striking progress in academic & co-curricular activities. Situated in a pollution free, sprawling area of 4.5 acres, the college offers a serene and tranquil atmosphere, conducive to fruitful learning. It is well equipped with spacious classrooms, AC Computer Block, well furnished Computer, Home-Science & Psychology Labs and a well stocked & computerized Library with a spacious Reading Hall to meet the needs of its students. The college has a fully functional state-of art gym, "Fitness First" to take care of the physical fitness and general well being of the students.
In keeping with the Vedic culture and values, the college houses a beautiful Yagyashala and provision for Dharam Shiksha for the moral edification of the students.Vast play grounds and lush green lawns heighten the beauty of the campus which also has a fully ventilated canteen for the students to relax and refresh themselves.
The college offers graduation in Humanities with Maths, Economics, Political Science, History, Computer Science, Home-Science, Psychology, Sanskrit, Music (Vocal), Hindi, Punjabi, English (Elective) & Physical Education as subjects. There is one unit for the Three Years Degree course in Bachelor of Computer Applications. B.Com, PGDCA (Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Applications) and MA(Punjabi)are also available.
There are four Add-on-Courses; Fashion designing, Computer based Accounting, Cosmetology and Guidance & Counselling at Certificate, Diploma & Advanced Diploma levels. These courses have a high job potential for the students. As far as the academic and extra curricular achievements of the students are concerned, our students have maintained their glorious traditions year after year. They have secured top merit positions in the last University examinations. The overall pass percentage of the college is much higher than the University pass percentage.
For the holistic development of the students' personality, the college makes special efforts & offers opportunities to the students to take part in a large number of extra & co-curricular activities. Under the patronage and supportive guidance of our central management body, DAV College Managing Committee, New Delhi, our LMC and local administration, we always feel inspired & encouraged to serve the cause of education in general and the interests of our women students in particular. Through computer based courses and other Add-on-courses, we aim at enhancing the employability skills and acumen of our girl students by making them confident & self-reliant individuals.